The NH Hotel Madrid Embajada is in an attractive cream-coloured building with a decorative façade. The street it's on is wide and lined with trees and the whole area has a majestic feel.
Inside you'll find the hotel is simply decorated with large pictured dotted about on the walls. Overall there's neat, no-fuss feel.
NH Hotel Madrid Embajada has excellent facilities including: a restaurant, cocktail bar, café bar, laundry service, cloakroom service, airport shuttle service, medical help on hand, babysitting and you can book car rental through reception.
The NH Hotel Madrid Embajada has 4 meeting rooms and the biggest can hold up to 50 people. The hotel can provide: overhead projector, screens, fax, microphone, flip chart, audiovisual equipment, hostesses, translation, computers, and will cater for working lunches, cocktail parties and coffee breaks.
There are 101 rooms altogether, (including a junior suite) and each of the rooms at the NH Hotel Madrid Embajada has: Satellite TV, direct-dial telephone, pay per view films and video games, wi-fi internet access, minibar, AC, toiletries kit, hairdryer, piped music, choice of pillows, 12 hour room service, and 2 types of breakfast - buffet breakfast or early riser breakfast.
The rooms are modern and light, and external rooms have views across the tree lines street towards the Alonso Martinez roundabout.
It's just 1 minute walk to the metro from the hotel and there are excellent connections to all parts of Madrid. If you cross over the Alonso Martinez roundabout, in 10 minutes walk you'll be in the district of Chueca, where the gay, alternative and Bohemian shops and bars can be found.
Heading straight down the hill on Calle Genova from the roundabout will take you past many bars and restaurants. There's an American style diner, a place to get ribs, tapas bars, sandwich bars, cake shops and just about every type of food you can think of.
On the same street as the hotel there's a cash point and a pharmacy. The street is fairly peaceful and has some pleasant architecture.
Booking your airport transport online in advance of your trip enables you to travel from Madrid-Barajas airport directly to the door of your hotel.
The online booked transfers listed below are not public transport operated services - which means they continue to run even if there is a public transport strike.
If you don't speak Spanish, and you are unfamiliar with Madrid, arranging your transport in advance will give you peace of mind and save you the trouble of working out the route yourself. You can either book a private transfer or a shared transfer.
Private transfer (online booking only)
A private transfer means that the vehicle that you have will be dedicated for you and your party only. The driver will be waiting for you at your arrivals gate with a sign with your name on it. Your driver will assist you with your luggage and take you to a private air conditioned vehicle to take you directly to your hotel. We have provided a booking link below.
Minibus transfer (online booking only)
A minibus option is cheaper than the private transfer and the vehicle is shared amongst other travellers. Unlike a private transfer the driver will not be waiting for you at the arrivals gate you would need to make your way to a meeting point.
Follow the link below to book either your private transfer or minibus transfer online.
Public transport options
Via Taxi: A taxi from the airport will be about 20 minutes depending on traffic volume. The following price includes airport supplement and is valid assuming there is no excess baggage (that all baggage fits inside the boot and interior of the taxi).
Taxi Fare: €22.00 - €30.00
Via Metro: You can take various metro routes directly from the airport to arrive at Alonso Martinez metro near the NH Hotel Madrid Embajada. Line number 8 leaves from inside the airport between terminals 1 and 2. Here's the route to take:
Metro: Nuevos Ministerios (Pink Line, L8) Then change and head for Alonso Martinez (Dark Blue Line, L10).
Via Bus: You can take a red EMT public bus from the airport to Avenida America. The number bus that takes this route is the 115. From there it's quicker to change to the metro directly to Alonso Martinez (Brown Line, L4).
The NH Hotel Madrid Embajada is in a location for you to enjoy some excellent bars and restaurants. It has good metro links with the rest of Madrid and you can reach the commercial centre within 10 minutes.
NH Alonso Martínez
Calle Santa Engracia, 5
28010 Madrid, España.
Metro: Alonso Martinez (Green Line, L5) or (Dark Blue Line, L10) or (Brown Line, L4) Plus 1 minute walk.